EVENTS

“The Vancouver Convention Centre was terrific, and the service support they have in place to help the planner is excellent.”

- Canadian Real Estate Association

These are some of the major events happening at the Vancouver Convention Centre. Please contact us for more information regarding availability. Use the calendar to browse all upcoming events and click on any event for more information.

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  • Fan Expo Vancouver 2015
    Apr 3 - 5 (West Building)

    Fan Expo Vancouver is a playground for people of all ages who are interested in any, or all, of the 5 genres the expo has to offer. Each guest has their own schedule of autographs as well as question and answer sessions along with artists competition (“Sketching Duels”), workshops like special effects/make-up or portfolio reviews, a masquerade or cosplay (where people dress up as their favourite character) and much more!

  • Plen+y Warehouse Sale 2015
    Apr 3 - 6 (East Building)

    Our warehouse sale is back! 60-90% off with NEW stock added daily, including womens & mens clothing, accessories, and shoes.

  • Vancouver Real Estate Forum
    Apr 9 (West Building)

    The Vancouver Real Estate Forum will deliver a fast-paced, information-packed program focusing on key issues and challenges facing real estate investors, developers, asset managers, brokers and other professionals active in every facet of commercial, industrial, residential and investment real estate.

  • Canadian Health Food Association (CHFA) West 2015
    Apr 9 - 12 (West Building)

    This is a trade only event and it is not open to the general public.

    CHFA West is the largest conference and trade show in Western Canada serving the natural health and organics industry. It’s the place where retailers meet the industry’s top manufacturers, distributors and brokers, face-to-face.

  • Grocery & Specialty Food West 2015
    Apr 13 - 14 (East Building)

    The ONLY grocery focused tradeshow in Canada

  • The Art of Marketing Conference – Vancouver
    Apr 15 (East Building)

    The Art of Marketing Conference, presented by Microsoft, brings world-renowned marketing leaders and bestselling authors for a full day of cutting edge thinking and real world experience on today’s most critical marketing strategies.

  • 12th Annual Geriatric Services Conference
    Apr 17 (East Building)

    This year’s conference Beacons of Hope: Past, Present and Future is an education opportunity presented by Tapestry Foundation for Health Care that brings together interdisciplinary professionals from across British Columbia to discuss research, best practices and health care ethics in the field of gerontology. The program discusses current hot topics and features prominent researchers, clinicians, bioethicists, and policymakers.

  • National Franchise & Business Opportunities Show 2015
    Apr 18 - 19 (East Building)

    BC’s Ultimate “Own Your own Business” Event! Discover opportunities. Learn from experts. Be inspired.

  • Institute of Scrap Recycling Industries, Inc. (ISRI) Convention & Exposition 2015
    Apr 21 - 25 (East & West Buildings)

    Join us for the world’s largest scrap recycling industry convention and tradeshow.

  • HRMA Conference + Tradeshow 2015
    Apr 28 - 29 (West Building)

    Rethink HR at Western Canada’s largest HR conference. This year’s event presents leading business leaders, thinkers, speakers and educators in a dynamic environment designed to challenge, inspire and invigorate. Join 1,200 delegates and 100 exhibitors at Human Resources Management Association’s 53rd annual event.

  • Networking World Anesthesia Convention (NWAC) 2015
    Apr 29 - May 2 (East Building)

    Networking World Anesthesia Convention (NWAC) is a global educational organization with world-wide presence, independent of transnational politics, international conflicts, and political disagreements. In its 6 years of existence this anesthesia conference has trained countless doctors and other health care professionals across the globe, and will continue to do the same in the years to come.

  • BMO Marathon 2015 Health, Sports & Lifestyle Expo
    Apr 30 - May 2 (West Building)

    The 2015 Health, Sports & Lifestyle Expo during the BMO Vancouver Marathon weekend will feature more than 100 exhibitors offering the latest in sports performance, functional wear, along with lifestyle and nutritional products. The three-day Expo is FREE and open to the public, plus will be the hub for race participants to obtain race information and race kits. The Expo will also feature stage presentations on last-minute race tips and presentations from industry experts and special guests. Don’t miss out on Vancouver’s largest running expo!